Privacy Policy

The Lawyer Referral and Information Service (LRIS) of the Erie County Bar Association respects your privacy.

LRIS has created this statement to demonstrate its firm commitment to your privacy. This Privacy Policy describes the information we collect about you and what will happen to that information. Questions regarding this statement should be directed to admin@eriebar.com.

Information About You

When you make contact with LRIS through this website, we ask you to provide information about your legal problem. In addition, we request that you provide your name, telephone and email address.

This information that you provide is held in the strictest confidence. The information that you provide will be reviewed by LRIS staff for purposes of responding to your inquiry.

It is the policy of LRIS to respect the privacy of its clients. Except as described above, under no circumstances will LRIS disclose information provided by you to any individual, advertiser, vendor, or any other entity without your express written consent.

If you send correspondence to LRIS, such as emails or letters, we may collect such information into a file specific to you. We may use information in the file we maintain about you, and other information we obtain from your current and past use of the website to assess problems or complaints.

Security

We take precautions internally to protect your information. While we make every effort to keep your data as secure as possible, when you submit information through this website, your information is sent through the Internet by unencrypted email, so the transmission of sensitive, confidential information through this website should be avoided.

IP Addresses

LRIS may on occasion log IP addresses for systems administration purposes. Your IP address may be used to gather broad demographic information, but we would not use IP addresses to monitor your behavior on this site or elsewhere.

Delete Policy

LRIS does not offer users a means by which to delete personal information provided to LRIS.

Links to Other Sites

This site may contain links to other web sites. LRIS is not responsible for the content or the privacy policies of websites to which it links.

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